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Small Grains and Soil Health Field Meeting Recap and Upcoming Cover Crop Trial

June 5, 2018 Small Grains and Soil Health Meeting on Staten Island in San Joaquin County. Photo courtesy of Mark Lundy.

On June 5th, we hosted the Small Grains and Soil Health Field Meeting on Staten Island in San Joaquin County. We would like to thank those who attended the meeting. The meeting handouts are now available from the Delta Crops website. The meeting...

Posted on Friday, June 8, 2018 at 9:00 AM
Tags: cover cropping (1), meeting (5), soil health (2), triticale (2), wheat (5)

UC Davis Survey on Nitrogen Management

Nitrogen (N) fertilizers are widely used in California's agricultural systems to enhance efficiency and crop production, yet there is also growing concern around nitrogen losses from irrigated crop lands that have the potential to impact water quality....

Posted on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 8:47 AM

Managing Water for Drought and Salinity - An Alfalfa Case Study

Fig. 1 Managing Water for Drought and Salinity

I presented the following information at the UC Davis Alfalfa Field Day last Thursday. Don't forget that UC Cooperative Extension will host a Small Grains and Soil Health Field Meeting on June 5th.   The 2012-2016 drought was one of the worst...

Posted on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 9:07 AM
Tags: alfalfa (12), drought (1), salinity (4), soil moisture (1), water (1)

Small Grains and Soil Health Field Meeting

UC Cooperative Extension will host a Small Grains and Soil Health Field Meeting on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, from 9:30am to noon, on Staten Island in the San Joaquin County Delta. The agenda is pasted below and attached. The attached version includes a map...

Posted on Monday, May 14, 2018 at 2:09 PM

UC Davis Small Grains and Alfalfa Field Day

The annual UC Davis Small Grains and Alfalfa Field Day will take place on Thursday, May 17, 2017 at the Agronomy Field Headquarters (2400 Hutchison Drive, Davis, CA 95616). Registration opens at 7:30am, and lunch is provided between the small grains...

Posted on Friday, April 27, 2018 at 9:39 AM

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